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  1. #1

    Low memory kernels

    :P I have an old Toshiba 1670CDS Laptop and my motherboard wont accept the memory i put in . it is very slow and i was wondring wether anyone knows some low memory kernels that i can bot from a floppy


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    Linux Guru sarumont's Avatar
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    Apr 2003
    How much RAM do you currently have in the machine? If you have Linux installed, you can compile a small kernel by stripping down all the unneeded options in your kernel config. Also removing all unnecessary daemons will cut down your RAM usage.
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  3. #3
    I have 32 megs or RAM


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    Linux Engineer Giro's Avatar
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    Jul 2003
    Just do as J said compile the kernel with only what you need and it sould be ok.

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    How do i compile it

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